Dec, 2017 the 2017 camber comp 29 runs specialized s future shock rear fsr, a patented 4bar linkage, or horst link, suspension. The allnew stumpy fsr fills a bit of a gap in last years specialized range. Specialized suspension bicycle owners manual 14 pages bicycle specialized vado user manual 36 pages bicycle specialized fsr owners manual. Contact fox racing shox or an authorized service center with questions. Ride and handling of baja buggies ebook, pdf, epub are you looking for offroad suspension design. The specialized website contains an fsr suspension page with marketing information about the system. Then utilized the manual drill press to tap, peck, and drill a hole. On top of the book, we have started a youtube channel that will be dedicated to general automotive and suspension subjects. Bicycle suspension is the system, or systems, used to suspend the rider and bicycle in order to. Pf30 bottom bracket assembly this design allows for the installation of specialized. Heres some highlights of the forthcoming 2010 range. The fsr suspension design is used across the whole range of bikes from specialized, and is often regarded as the benchmark in pedalling efficiency and feel. Basic designs we covered some basic concepts and definitions in our first suspension 101 article, so you should now know the difference between a full suspension and a hardtail, and you should have a pretty good sense of the amount of travel you want in your bike. View and download specialized epic user manual online.
But on the trail, were adamant believers that you should never have to settle. Make sure to subscribe to our channel to be updated with future videos. The formula 1 suspension design uses dual links and a onepiece. Turbo levo fsr expert carbon 6fattie, turbo levo fsr comp 6fattie, turbo sworks levo fsr carbon 6fattie, turbo levo fsr wmn comp 6fattie, turbo levo. The resurgence of high pivot suspension design pinkbike.
Design and analysis of suspension system for an all terrain vehicle shijil p, albin vargheese, aswin devasia, christin joseph, josin jacob abstract in this paper our work was to study the static and dynamic parameter of the suspension system of an atv by determining and analyzing the dynamics of the vehicle when driving on an off road racetrack. The specialized sworks turbo levo fsr 6fattie offers a level of performance that i honestly cannot appreciate as a recreational rider. In cases where the links corotate, such as specializeds fsr layout. It features an m5 alloy construction thats lightweight, durable, and plenty stiff and compliant, while a durable. About off road, stunt, downhill and freeriding this manual is designed to be used in conjunction with the bicycle owners manual and owners manuals supplied by the manufacturer of the front and rear suspension components. The book competition car suspension is an excellent, well written manual that describes the design evolution of vehicle suspension and steering systems. The guard can be used in qr or solid axle setup, and is compatible with all specialized mountain bike models using the 00 006 endurodemo derailleur hanger. Cycle the suspension until you get a stable pressure reading with the suspension at maximum extension. Specialized fsr xc comp mountain bike 2010 full suspension mtb. The ultimate guide to mountain bike rear suspension systems explaining how the most popular designs work, plus their potential advantages or shortcomings share on facebook. But when it comes to maintaining piece of mind while youre out getting rowdy on the trail, its pretty damn hard to beat the confidence inspiring construction of an alloy frame like the stumpjumper fsr comp 29. Air suspension design book, vol 1 link based rear suspension. Status 16 pages bicycle specialized 2014 fsr owners manual.
Ride and handling of baja buggies book is terrific and hot reading currently. Despite all my gripes about about cheap parts, the fsr xc is a great bike for the price. Path analysis a bicycle rear suspension analysis method pdf. Remember to cycle the suspension during the inflation process to allow the pressures on both sides of the spring to equalize. Bicycle suspension is used primarily on mountain bikes, but is also common on hybrid bicycles. It really is the lazy mans system when it comes to trying to package your suspension design. Feb 18, 2016 bike yoke suspension link is good news for specialized enduro owners. I highly recommend this bike for any weekend warriors on a budget, who what the beauty of full suspension.
There wasnt an fsr xc in the uk in 2003, which was a disappointment to many riders who were looking for something for big rides but with nice active suspension without going for the longertravel and heftier enduro bikes. Fox redefines ride dynamics for atvs, mountain bikes, motocross, offroad vehicles, snowmobiles, trucks, and utvs. A list of authorized specialized dealers is available online at. The fsr still uses an inertiavalve brain shock, but its returned to fox to manufacture it. Cables are a mixture of internal and externally routed, a good balance between quick and. This system replaces the old twinshock rear suspension with a mono.
Specialized camber 29 mountain bike action magazine. It really is the lazy mans system when it comes to trying to package your suspension design imo. By effectively isolating chain and brake loads, fsr technology delivers more comfort and efficiency than any other suspension design. Motorcycle rear suspension worcester polytechnic institute. Just because you ride hard on the trail doesnt mean that you want to take out a second mortgage just to get a capable trail bike. The specialized stumpjumper is a mountain bike produced by specialized bicycle components. The carbon comp model has basically the same build at the model we tested, but with a carbon frame and a rock shox revelation rc fork. Basic designs we covered some basic concepts and definitions in our first suspension 101 article, so you should now know the difference between a full suspension and a hardtail, and you should have a pretty good sense of the amount of travel you want in your bike now we delve into suspension design, and how different companies try to. Fsr is credited with an efficient pedaling platform and reduced brake induced compression, though it relies on its rear shocks lockout to reduce pedal bob. According to a faq, it originally stood for future shock rear.
Design and manufacture of an adaptive suspension system. We love it, because fsr allows us to tune every part of the suspension with the least amount of compromises. Considerations when deciding which specialized mountain bikes for men to buy. Bike suspension is a marriage between the frame kinematics and the shock, after all. The stumpjumper is still in production, although its design has changed. A beginners guide to mountain bike suspension design. Fsr is the name of a suspension design from specialized. How to align a mechanical disc brake on a bike a rubbing or underperforming disc brake can often make a ride frustrating.
Turbo levo fsr 6fattie scooter pdf manual download. Every touchpoint is tailored for female riders, while the frame shatters every rule in the design book. Specialized suspension bicycle owners manual 20 pages. Your bike is equipped with fox racing shox suspension. Specialized turbo levo fsr 6fattie user manual pdf download. Design and manufacture of an adaptive suspension system a major qualifying project report submitted to the faculty of worcester polytechnic institute this report represents the work of wpi undergraduate students submitted to the faculty as. A 2008 specialized stumpjumper with full suspension.
Although bike designers are always innovating, bicycle suspension designs have converged. How to download and read offroad suspension design. If the shock ever loses oil or makes unusual noise, stop riding and have the shock inspected by qualified personnel. Air suspension design book spreading airbag suspension. Fact 9m, carbon front chassis, m5 alloy rear end, trail geometry. Cables are a mixture of internal and externally routed, a good balance between quick and easy maintenance whilst still looking tidy.
Turbo levo fsr expert carbon 6fattie, turbo levo fsr comp 6fattie, turbo sworks levo fsr carbon 6fattie, turbo levo fsr. Its that time of year again when the major manufacturers unveil their shiny new stuff. This is achieved by thoughtfully combining our m5 alloy trail chassis with a camber fsr rear end. The specialized camber slots in between the epic xc race bike, and the longtravel stumpjumper. With over two decades of experience with fsr, we refined our proven design. This book consists in a definition and analysis of baja suspension geometry to an offroad vehicle. Today, the specialized commitment to innovation is epitomized by the sworks development program. Gwin didnt do that well on specialized in the got second in 14. Although the core riding skills shown in this book are pretty constant, the way you. The ultimate guide to mountain bike rear suspension. Specialized bicycle catalogue 20, usa by comcomtelecom issuu. View and download specialized fsr owners manual online. Air suspension design book, focusing on suspension theory and shockairbag theory, geared towards the doityourselfer. Typically these bikes will be great for fast trail riding and conditions requiring constant traction under heavy braking.
Raleigh special products division 300 specialized fsr. Bike yoke suspension link is good news for specialized enduro. The combination results in blending light weight, rigidity, and durability in one package. Fsr epic, fsr camber, fsr myka, fsr safire, fsr stumpjumper, fsr enduro, fsr status, fsr demo. It features our proprietary trail shock tune for women, womens rx tune, thats tailored to give women the best suspension performance. Although highly subjective, and by no means exhaustive, this is my list of what i consider to be the 10 best full suspension frames from the 1990s. Before riding take time to read this manual on setup, use and service of the shock. Our bicycle database is constantly growing with pricing information and bicycle specs daily. Basic designs we covered some basic concepts and definitions in our first suspension 101 article, so you should now know the difference between a full suspension and a hardtail, and you should have a pretty good sense of the amount of travel you want in your bike now we delve into suspension design, and how different companies try to achieve the holy trinityhow to.
In the 1990s, it introduced the fsr suspension platform, which is still the platform used by its most competitive and popular bikes today. While the components are adequate, they are nothing to write home about. Hammer trails with incredible control and efficiency thanks to independent and active fsr suspension and new rear end design. Bicycle owners manual 9th edition, 2007 this manual meets en standards 14764, 14765, 14766 and 14781. Specialized have stuck with its fsr suspension design for years now, and its easy to see why. The fsr suspension design is the allnew, carbon, xwing frame has 165mm of rear wheel travel. It blends all of the trail bike characteristics that you want with the xc climbing prowess that you need.
The allnew alloy stumpjumper st frame features an m5 alloy front and rearend, an asymmetrical design, and our 29 trail geometry, so its both capable and. Marin mount vision rift zone east peak alpine trail photo from this retrobike thread. The book is structured in an easy and logical way that identifies the best steering and suspension designs. Leaving it attached will affect the sag measurements.
Brought bang uptodate with an elegant frame design. Redesigned for the 2016 model year, the latest camber. Its rear suspension adapted the aarm suspension design from sports car. Suspension bikes 22 pages bicycle specialized fsr owners manual 16 pages bicycle specialized turbo s owners manual. Bicycle suspension is the system, or systems, used to suspend the rider and bicycle in order to insulate them from the roughness of the terrain. Sign up for our newsletter to keep up to date on the progress. The bicycle may require minimal service adjustments without the need of replacing any parts. In 1987, specialized brought the second carbon fiber frame to market.
Rear axle is on the seatstay, with a pivot slightly in front of and below the axle. Read its strength, weaknesses, find deals and pricing. It features our proprietary trail shock tune for women, womens rx tune, thats tailored to give women the best suspension. In the horse and buggy days, the suspension system consisted merely of a beam axle that extended across the width of the vehicle. Specialized turbo levo fsr 6fattie user manual pdf. Few manufacturers come more major than specialized, and theres always an impressive slab of newness emerging from morgan hill. The camber is a good example of these benefits in action. Pdf the focus of the paper is on designing a suspension system for a medium downforce small formula type race car. The suspension selection is accomplished through the study of its geometric characteristics to design its dimensions and position of installation in the vehicle according to the expected behavior. Specialized s stumpjumper fsr was one of the very first fullsuss trail bikes, with a design heritage that dates back to the early 90s. Available in both carbon fiber and alloy models, the epic features our proven 29er geometry, 100mm of fsr suspension, and is equipped with.
Playful handling, climbing efficiency, and durable design the camber 650b has it all. Page 14 the specialized derailleur guard comes with 0 06 enduro 6 and demo 8 models, and is available separately through your local specialized dealer. Reviews, ratings, specifications, weight, price and more for the 2012 specialized epic comp 29 bike. Bike yoke suspension link is good news for specialized. Specialized mountain bikes full suspension evans cycles. Many components on the stumpjumper fsr, including, but not limited to, the rear suspension and cable guides, are proprietary to the stumpjumper fsr. This a smidge more than last years model, thanks to a tweaked suspension linkage, and. The bicycle looks good, may have minimal cosmetic only blemishes on the frame, fork, components, parts andor accessories. Specialized stumpjumper fsr user manual pdf download.
Our concept of smoother is faster began with our fsr suspension, and through the roubaix, we quickly applied it to the road. If you are new to the sport, a hardtail model with front suspension. When it was first produced in 1981, the stumpjumper was the first mass production mountain bike. Were used to seeing fsr, vpp, traditional single pivot, and dw link configurations on. From autosag selfadjust rear suspension pressure to sram guide hydraulic disc brakes with integrated heat sink fins and roval traverse carbon rims this thing is truly loaded. Specialized enduro elite carbon 29 singletrack magazine. Superlight fact is 11m full carbon frame with dedicated 29er frame fact 11m carbon front triangle, 29 geometry, fact is geometry, pf30 bb, sealed cartridge bearing pivots and 142mm construction, gussetless tt sm.
Adjusting rebound rebound damping red knob controls the rate at which the shock returns after it has been compressed. Horstlink aka fourbar suspension as used by specialized. View and download specialized 2014 fsr owners manual online. Design and manufacture of an adaptive suspension system a major qualifying project report submitted to the faculty of worcester polytechnic institute this report represents the work of wpi undergraduate students submitted to the faculty as evidence of completion of a degree requirement. Congratulations on your purchase and welcome to the finest line of suspension bikes available. We blazed the trail in active and independent suspension over 20 years ago, and in the vein of continually striving to perfect upon perfection, weve been refining it ever since. Check out specialized fsr, ellsworth and norco among others. Only use originally supplied components and hardware at all times. There wasnt an fsrxc in the uk in 2003, which was a disappointment to many riders who were looking for something for big rides but with nice active suspension without going for the longertravel and heftier enduro bikes. We get it, and thats why our rhyme fsr comp 650b gives you revolutionary tech and performance in a package with an obvious value. Explaining how the most popular designs work, plus their potential advantages or shortcomings.
Jun 07, 2017 the 2017 specialized enduro29 has 165mm of rear wheel travel. Fsr technology delivers more comfort, control and efficiency than any other suspension design, by effectively isolating chain and brake loads. Revealing suspension geometry design methods in unique detail, john dixon shows how suspension properties such as bump steer. Bike yoke suspension link is good news for specialized enduro owners. View and download specialized turbo levo fsr 6fattie user manual online. View and download specialized diverge user manual online. Specialized engineers began working with suspension guru horst leitner more than a decade ago to create the technological breakthrough that became the patented fsr fourbar linkage suspension. Notably, the suspension layout has switched to the undertoptube shock configuration that specialized introduced on last years epic. Specialized gives you a perfectly engineered fsr frame that is strong, rigid and efficient. The ultimate guide to mountain bike rear suspension systems. Depending on your level of ability and preferred terrain, there are many models to choose from in order to ensure the right choice. The aluminum build comes with specializeds own fsr suspension platform and the same geometry as the toplevel sworks camber. The companys giddyup suspension is based on the proven fsr fourbar design and the patrols geometry tends toward the rowdy side of the spectrum. Try out these fantastic titles without spending a dime.161 372 542 230 258 815 741 264 1219 1476 1188 79 256 546 1462 28 979 1133 1318 1347 1195 341 528 70 213 11 1153 760 135 580 69 1011 764 1308 626 1480 608 1498 1422 1399 949